Pipe Stress Tech Prof IV – Eng

Job Overview


Wood are looking to fill a Senior Piping Stress Engineer role (Local national) to be based in Basra, Iraq.


  • To promote safe behavior at all times
  • To ensure that all work is completed without compromise to quality and is delivered according to the project schedule
  • To liaise with the Client’s Engineering, Operations and Maintenance staff as required to ensure a consistent approach to project completion
  • To produce and check piping engineering & design deliverables
  • Good experience in piping stress analysis
  • To co-ordinate with other disciplines during all stages of design development, construction, pre-commissioning, and start-up
  • To provide technical support to site as required
  • To assist in the coordination of all activities related to Piping engineering and design
  • To identify any areas of concern with respect to prog       ress and/or quality and recommend corrective actions as required.


Skills / Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in an Engineering discipline
  • Minimum of 7-10 years piping design engineering experience in the oil and gas industries.
  • Onshore Oil and Gas related design experience.
  • Familiarity with International Design Guidelines and Standards.
  • A determination to continually improve safety in all aspects of plant design and operation.
  • Exposure to typical software packages (Auto Cad / PDMS / Micro station / PDS/CEASAR) that are used in piping engineering and design.
  • Extensive Brown field and Green field experience in the oil and gas industry.
  • Proven capability in an engineering design company.
  • Experience of site-based project work involving field engineering and understanding of construction, commissioning, operations, or maintenance relativity is preferred.
  • Experience of working with multi-national and multi-cultural project teams is strongly preferred.


Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people. www.woodplc.com
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